Candlelight vigil ~ Domestic Violence Awareness Month

The Pocahontas County Family Refuge Center Outreach will host a Candlelight Vigil Tuesday, October 4, at 7 p.m. at the Gazebo on Main Street in Marlinton, as it continues in its work to bring awareness, prevention and safety to victims, survivors and families of domestic violence. The center’s message is: “Together we can end the cycle and break More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Updated Flood Warning in effect until 9:45 a.m.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR… NORTHEASTERN POCAHONTAS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA… RANDOLPH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA… More...

Attending the Warriors Above the Influence ceremony at Pocahontas County High School were, from left: Delegate Bill Hartman, Marlinton Rotary member Roger Trusler, Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce liaison Linda Simmons, students Drake Warder, Tiler Mortenson-Smith, Hunter Wilfong, Brady Jones, Kevin Thompson, Pocahontas Memorial Hospital public relations specialist Susan Wilkins and Pocahontas County Sheriff David Jonese. Photo courtesy of Cheryl Jonese
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Warriors rise – ‘Above the Influence’

Attending the Warriors Above the Influence ceremony at Pocahontas County High School were, from left: Delegate Bill Hartman, Marlinton Rotary member Roger Trusler, Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce liaison More...

Kenny DeLong, of Columbus, Ohio, and Barbara Daniels, of Richwood, left, flat foot to the music of Juanita Fireball and the Continental Drifters at Sunday afternoon’s Cranberry Shindig. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Celebrating traditions at Cranberry Shindig

Kenny DeLong, of Columbus, Ohio, and Barbara Daniels, of Richwood, left, flat foot to the music of Juanita Fireball and the Continental Drifters at Sunday afternoon’s Cranberry Shindig. S. Stewart photo Suzanne More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

BOE reviews budget, feels strain

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   At Monday night’s Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting, the board reviewed its budget and noticed a decline in funds. As treasurer Sherry Radcliff explained the budget specifics, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

What’s Cookin’

Baked Pears Mary Jo Allen 1 quart pears 2/3 cup light brown sugar 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 6 to 8 cloves 1 Tbsp. butter Bake in a slow oven until light brown. Serve with meat or vegetables. Pumpkin Bread Louise Beard 4 More...

Green Bank Elementary/Middle School eighth grader Sienna Bircher with her science fair project, “My Creek.” Bircher won first place at the Regional Science Fair and was invited to share her project at the Freshwater Folk Festival in White Sulphur Springs.
By Suzanne Stewart On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Bircher knows a thing or two about Deer Creek

Green Bank Elementary/Middle School eighth grader Sienna Bircher with her science fair project, “My Creek.” Bircher won first place at the Regional Science Fair and was invited to share her project at the Freshwater More...

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